Treaties, you see, are like girls and roses; they last while they last.
Quote by Charles De Gaulle
Charles De Gaulle Quotes
Don't ask me who's influenced me. A lion is made up of the lambs he's...
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country of the electorate. I prefer...
France cannot be France without greatness.
The national task that had been incumbent upon me for 18 years is hereby confirmed.
To govern is always to choose among disadvantages.
A man of character finds a special attractiveness in difficulty, since it is only by...
In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant.
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
How can anyone govern a nation that has two hundred and forty-six different kinds of...
It is not tolerable, it is not possible, that from so much death, so much...
The true statesman is the one who is willing to take risks.
I might have had trouble saving France in 1946 - I didn't have television then.
Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in...
For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if...
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge.
No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.
The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.